RESCHEDULED: Rules Workshop: 2SHB 1009 Military Spouse Temporary Practice Permit

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Public Notification
Rules Workshop
2SHB 1009 Military Spouse Temporary Practice Permit


The Washington Medical Commission (WMC) officially filed a CR-101 with the Office of the Code Reviser on September 12, 2023. The WMC is considering amending WAC 246-918-076 (physician assistants) and WAC 246-919-397 (physicians) in response to 2SHB 1009 (chapter 165, Laws of 2023), Military Spouse Employment Act. The WSR# is 23-19-029.

The CR-101 Preproposal Statement of Inquiry can be found by clicking below:


Rules Workshop RESCHEDULED

In response to the filing, the WMC will conduct an open public rules workshop on Tuesday, January 16, 2024m beginning at 3 pm. To attend virtually, please register for this workshop by clicking below:

1/16/2024 Rules Workshop 

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar. Alternatively, you may attend in person at:

Department of Health
111 Israel Rd SE, Room 166
Tumwater, WA 98501

This meeting will be open to the public.

The purpose of the rules workshop will be to:

  • Review the rules process;
  • Discuss comments received;
  • Invite committee members and members of the public to present draft rule language; and
  • Discuss next steps

Interested parties and the general public are invited to participate in the workshop and provide comments on draft rules. If you would like to provide comments in writing prior to the workshop, please submit them by clicking below:

Submit a Comment

For more information, please contact Amelia Boyd, Program Manager, by email at

*CR means Code Reviser